Njozi Ensemble Company is a division of Dream Variation Enterprises. Our mission is to advance awareness of African and African American culture and arts through education and performances. In its twenty year history Njozi Ensemble has offered hundreds of performances, workshops, and hosted events throughout Western New York and several locations across North America.
Here you can learn more about our organization, upcoming events, and purchase our merchandise.
THE YOUTH BUFFALO/NIAGARA INTERNATIONAL POETRY SLAM Youth BNIPS, a slam for teens, took place on February 7, 2015.
Over 100 students and adults took part!________________________________________________________ AIN'T SHE BRAVE-FringeNYC Excellent reviews for Ain't She Brave-Fringe NYC ________________________________________________________
“Erika writes from both the passionate, creative sensibilities of a poet and a deep heart of faith. Her mission is to wake us up, and she succeeds beautifully; sometimes with the driving staccato rhythm of the streets, and at others with reflective tenderness...”
-Dr. Gail Riccuiti
Associate Professor of Homiletics, Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity Schools
“Great performance! The students are still talking about it and reciting lines from your
Teacher, Coordinator for Hamburg Middle School’s Civil War Day
“I could relate to his [Ntare Gault] stories. He was telling my own.”
The Anne Frank Project at Buffalo State College